yawns 1 of 2

plural of yawn
as in bores
someone or something boring as neither candidate was willing to make an unequivocal statement about anything, the debate proved to be a complete yawn

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2 of 2


present tense third-person singular of yawn

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“Yawns.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/yawns. Accessed 15 Apr. 2024.

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